The table below looks at the statistics for Data Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Security over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Security
Rank 140 166 150
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -16
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 20 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.63% 0.31% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 0.38% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 5
Average salary £43,750 £59,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.84% +24.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £45,000 £43,670
10% offered a salary of more than £57,900 £97,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,335
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -4.13%
Data Security
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2703 3146 2406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 84.71% 81.71% 78.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1653 2062 1417
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,800 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +6.25%

Data Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Security across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Security Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Data Security
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Security across the Scotland region.

Data Security Salary Trend in Scotland

Data Security
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Security across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

Data Security Salary Histogram in Scotland

Data Security
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Security within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +18 18 £43,750 -2.77%
Edinburgh +1 1 - - 1
Data Security
UK

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Data Security also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Data Security.

1 23 (82.14%) Finance
2 17 (60.71%) Degree
2 17 (60.71%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (53.57%) Information Security
4 13 (46.43%) CISSP
4 13 (46.43%) Cryptography
4 13 (46.43%) Incident Management
4 13 (46.43%) Network Security
4 13 (46.43%) Cyber Security
5 10 (35.71%) CISM
5 10 (35.71%) Law
5 10 (35.71%) SIEM
6 8 (28.57%) Legal
6 8 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (28.57%) Banking
7 7 (25.00%) Data Management
7 7 (25.00%) Analytics
8 6 (21.43%) Data Modelling
9 5 (17.86%) Oracle
9 5 (17.86%) Risk Management
9 5 (17.86%) Retail
9 5 (17.86%) Information Management
10 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
11 3 (10.71%) COBOL
11 3 (10.71%) Java
11 3 (10.71%) SQL
11 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
11 3 (10.71%) Sybase
11 3 (10.71%) DB2
11 3 (10.71%) OLAP

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Data Security also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Data Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
1 3 (10.71%) SAS
2 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.71%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (46.43%) Network Security
2 2 (7.14%) Internet
3 1 (3.57%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SAP BW
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle OLAP
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (10.71%) SAP HANA
1 3 (10.71%) Big Data
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
1 3 (10.71%) DB2
1 3 (10.71%) OLAP
1 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (7.14%) RDBMS
2 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) ERwin
2 2 (7.14%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (7.14%) LoadRunner
2 2 (7.14%) Selenium
3 1 (3.57%) MSI
General
1 23 (82.14%) Finance
2 10 (35.71%) Law
3 8 (28.57%) Legal
3 8 (28.57%) Banking
4 5 (17.86%) Retail
5 3 (10.71%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (17.86%) Architect
2 4 (14.29%) Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) Consultant
2 4 (14.29%) Test Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Security Consultant
2 4 (14.29%) Information Security Consultant
3 3 (10.71%) Information Security Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Incident Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Security Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Information Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Data Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Test Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Applications Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Lead Security Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) Governance Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Testing Specialist
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 17 (60.71%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (46.43%) Cryptography
3 3 (10.71%) Reference Data
3 3 (10.71%) Social Media
4 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (7.14%) User Experience
4 2 (7.14%) Online Banking
4 2 (7.14%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
1 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
1 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Information Security
2 13 (46.43%) Incident Management
2 13 (46.43%) Cyber Security
3 10 (35.71%) SIEM
4 8 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (25.00%) Data Management
5 7 (25.00%) Analytics
6 6 (21.43%) Data Modelling
7 5 (17.86%) Risk Management
7 5 (17.86%) Information Management
8 3 (10.71%) Information Architecture
8 3 (10.71%) Performance Management
8 3 (10.71%) Data Architecture
8 3 (10.71%) CRM
8 3 (10.71%) Migration
8 3 (10.71%) Business Continuity
8 3 (10.71%) ETL
8 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (10.71%) BCP
8 3 (10.71%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) COBOL
1 3 (10.71%) Java
1 3 (10.71%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (60.71%) Degree
2 13 (46.43%) CISSP
3 10 (35.71%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
2 2 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (3.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.57%) SCCM
2 1 (3.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle
2 3 (10.71%) Sybase
2 3 (10.71%) SAP
2 3 (10.71%) Cognos
2 3 (10.71%) Compuware
2 3 (10.71%) Informatica
2 3 (10.71%) Teradata
3 2 (7.14%) SOASTA, Inc
3 2 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (3.57%) Cognizant
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Dell Direct
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago